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    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Gov. Susana Martinez has appointed two new members to a state water resources commission which has seen three members resign recently amid what critics described as a simmering conflict with the state’s top water regulator, State Engineer Tom Blaine.

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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal plan to let hunters shoot trumpeter swans has drawn fire from some of the people who toiled to bring the majestic white birds back from the brink of extinction.

  • New Mexico water agency adrift without officials, key staff

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Three members of a powerful New Mexico commission charged with conserving and developing water resources across the arid state have resigned, the result of what critics describe as a simmering conflict with the state’s top water regulator.